Movies like Alien: Covenant

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Alien: Covenant (2017)
 6.4
 267K
Alien: Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.
Style: bad ending, enigmatic, suspense, twist ending, futuristic, psychotronic, suspenseful, twists and turns, intense, absurd ...
Plot: alien, outer space, alien life-form, androids, space travel, monster, human versus alien, alien parasite, parasite, creature, alien technology, extraterrestrial, robot, genocide, scientist, betrayal, expedition, space exploration, infection, experiment, brutality, spacecraft, genetic mutation, mission, survival ...
Time: future, 22nd century

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Most similar movies to Alien: Covenant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about blood, survival, alien, danger, catastrophe, first contact and blood splatter mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Alien: Covenant: Prometheus (2012), Alien (1979), Aliens (1986), Life (2017), Alien Resurrection (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
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Prometheus (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, scary, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space and aliens, alien encounter, androids, spacecraft, fantasy world, space travel, mysterious planet, expedition, distant planet, alien life-form, outer space ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
96%
 8.4
 827K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, frightening, captivating, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, monster, evil alien, outer space, spacecraft, deadly creature, alien encounter, alien monster, survival horror, scientist ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
96%
 8.3
 681K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, frightening, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, strong female character, outer space, human versus alien, evil alien, deadly creature, survival, space colony, female warrior, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.6
 218K
Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: tragic ending, apocalyptic, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, survival horror, trapped in space, lovecraftian, monster, alien life-form, mars, space travel, astronaut, outer space, twists & turns, research ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Alien Resurrection (1997)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two hundred years after Lt. Ripley died, a group of scientists clone her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the new Ripley is full of surprises … as are the new aliens. Ripley must team with a band of smugglers to keep the creatures from ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: space travel, breeding, outer space, cloning, mercenary, evil alien, space and aliens, scientist, alien, underwater scene, androids, survival ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aliens vs Predator: Requiem (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: serious, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, predator, small town, space and aliens, survival, gory, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, save the world, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 232K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, monster, dark hero, one man army, space travel, escape, mysterious planet, survival, anti hero, alien encounter, outer space, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.7
 169K
Event Horizon (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the year 2047 a group of astronauts are sent to investigate and salvage the long lost starship "Event Horizon". The ship disappeared mysteriously 7 years before on its maiden voyage and with its return comes even more mystery as the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, nightmare, lovecraftian, space station, trapped in space, hallucination, space and aliens, insanity, supernatural, danger, violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, scary, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, deadly creature, save the world, monster, first contact, predator, adventure, apocalypse, evil alien, expedition, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: antarctica, nebraska, nepal, mexico, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 148K
Pandorum (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more ...
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, isolation, survival, space and aliens, mutant, danger, mission, memory loss, post apocalypse, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.3
 21K
Beyond Skyline (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Indonesia, UK, China, Singapore
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Mark Corley storms his way onto an alien spaceship to rescue his estranged son. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, alien monster, giant creature, survival, evolution, brutality, creature, alien abduction, danger, transformation, murder, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: southeast asia, laos, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 288K
Alien³ (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: evil alien, alien, deadly creature, human versus alien, space travel, outer space, suspended animation, redemption, spacecraft, survival, danger, cryogenics ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 111K
Doom (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, deadly creature, danger, mars, good versus evil, alien, quarantine, gory, teleportation, future dystopia, genetics, marines ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Days on Mars (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, scary ...
Plot: space travel, mars, mysterious planet, astronaut, outer space, space and aliens, danger, zombie, expedition, spacecraft, distant planet, survival ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 70K
Europa Report (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.
Style: cerebral, suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, survival, found footage, astronaut, danger, distant planet, lovecraftian, landing, inventions and discoveries, alien ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, year 1972, 50s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 55K
Apollo 18 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage ...
Style: suspense, serious, scary, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: astronaut, alien encounter, outer space, expedition, moon, nasa, space travel, found footage, moon landing, spacecraft, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 2011, year 1969, year 1970 ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 389K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, survival, warrior, jungle, hunting, creature, trap, evil alien, chase, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987, twentieth century, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 219K
Predators (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis. With the exception of a peculiar physician, they are all cold-blooded killers, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, monster, deadly creature, jungle, space and aliens, hunting, alien planet, predator, soldier, warrior, hi-tech ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.4
 20K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, hotel, survival, apocalypse, extinction, danger, monster, military, good versus evil, sheriff, quarantine ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 160K
Riddick (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, deadly creature, adventure, outer space, tough heroes, alien, mysterious planet, heroes, survival, bounty hunter, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 21K
Sputnik (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: evil alien, alien, alien life-form, alien monster, alien contact, outer space, parasite, spacecraft, creature, extraterrestrial, research, fear ...
Time: year 1983
Place: russia, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: stylized, exciting, scary, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, plague, female assassin, female fighter, zombie apocalypse, future dystopia, heroic mission, hand to hand combat, pandemic, chase, survival ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, washington d.c., moscow russia, new york, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 391K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, paranoia, lovecraftian, survival, evil, creature, fear, scientist, mutation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mission to Mars (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When contact is lost with the crew of the first Mars expedition, a rescue mission is launched to discover their fate.
Style: serious, sentimental, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, mars, spacecraft, mysterious planet, adventure, space station, astronaut, escapades, alien contact, outer space, alien, trapped in space ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alien Raiders (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: evil alien, survival, battles, isolation, captivity, hostages, danger, investigation, hostage, race against time, small town, store ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 292K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: bleak, bad ending, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, stephen king, fog, trapped, deadly creature, creature, chaos and mayhem, fear, spider, tentacle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 14K
Infini (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A search and rescue team are transported through deep space to a distant mining colony to save the sole survivor of a biological outbreak. During their mission, they find a lethal weapon which is set to arrive on Earth within the hour.
Style: suspense, futuristic, intense, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, search, survival, space travel, plague, mind control, insanity, rescue mission, death, mutation, characters killed one by one, sole survivor ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 5.8
 73K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: underwater, giant monster, sea monster, giant creature, animal attack, fear, sea creature, earthquake, ocean, monster, creature, explorer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 30K
The Titan (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.
Style: suspense, exciting, sad, rough, surprise ending
Plot: transformation, human experiment, genetic mutation, pilot, nasa, dna, mental breakdown, distopia, laboratory, military base, mutation, creature ...
Time: 2040s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 57K
Red Planet (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Astronauts search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry.
Style: futuristic, bleak, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: mars, astronaut, catastrophe, spacecraft, space travel, save the world, ecological disaster, adventure, heroic mission, danger, race against time, outer space ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%